Sutton Adult Procedures News

Welcome to the Sutton Procedures, Practice Guidance and Tools for Adult Social Care

These procedures, practice guidance and tools should be used as required by practitioners across all adult social care teams and services in Sutton.

The information included will:

  • Guide and inform practice;
  • Provide information about local policy and procedures for social workers, occupational therapists and other social care practitioners in Sutton; and
  • Keep practitioners up to date with local and national developments in adult social care.

Note: The guidance on this site is based on national legal requirements and best practice. Some sections have been localised but to ensure that your practice meets and reflects our internal processes and local requirements, you should always check the Local Resources area for any additional guidance.

Local Resources

Local Resources are our internal processes, documents and internet/intranet links to support effective implementation of the procedures. You can access these directly using the Local Resources button.

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To find out about the latest amendments to the procedures see: Amendments

Children’s services and transitions

Practitioners working across both children's and adult services can easily access the Children's Procedures.


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